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Kedter Family History

Kedter Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Ketter, Kelter, Keiter, Keeter, Kester, Kenter, Peter, Keller, Kader

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Where is the Kedter family from?

You can see how Kedter families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Kedter family name was found in Canada in 1911. In 1911 there was 1 Kedter family living in Ontario. This was 100% of all the recorded Kedter's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Kedter families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Kedter surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Kedter ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Kedter ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Census Records

There are 8 census records available for the last name Kedter. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kedter census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 3 immigration records available for the last name Kedter. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Kedter. For the veterans among your Kedter ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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